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Old 01-06-2013, 12:48   #1
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Prize pistol deliveries

Just curious on the current lead-time on prize pistols.

I am not complaining, just asking for other members to let me know if they just got their guns and how long they waited.

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Old 01-06-2013, 13:58   #2
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Sent in a cert on Oct 17 for gen 4 21.

Still waiting.
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Old 01-06-2013, 15:00   #3
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Prize pistols? Can someone provide a link with some more info?

I'm always up for a free pistol.. lol
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Old 01-06-2013, 17:56   #4
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Prize pistols? Can someone provide a link with some more info?

I'm always up for a free pistol.. lol
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Old 01-07-2013, 06:27   #5
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Sent in mid august for a G30SF and a Gen 3 G34. 30 came in mid october. Still waiting on the 34. Sent one in last week for a 19. Will be interesting to see which one comes first.

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Old 01-08-2013, 16:26   #6
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Sent in mid august for a G30SF and a Gen 3 G34. 30 came in mid october. Still waiting on the 34. Sent one in last week for a 19. Will be interesting to see which one comes first.

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I'm waiting a batch of 34 to run as well.
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Old 01-07-2013, 07:24   #7
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GSSF will tell you the wait is 5 months, and don't call asking about it before then. That's about how long it's been for my Gen4 G20 so I'll probably call this week.

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Old 01-09-2013, 15:29   #8
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GSSF will tell you the wait is 5 months, and don't call asking about it before then. That's about how long it's been for my Gen4 G20 so I'll probably call this week.

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Keep us posted, I'm still waiting for a Gen 4 21. They received my paperwork August 13th and it posted to my CC on August 20th. We're at 21 weeks now, I won't bother them though, it gets here when it gets here. Although, I am eager to shoot the 45 in heavy metal, I hate leaving 10mm brass on the ground.
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Old 01-10-2013, 11:00   #9
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Keep us posted, I'm still waiting for a Gen 4 21. They received my paperwork August 13th and it posted to my CC on August 20th. We're at 21 weeks now, I won't bother them though, it gets here when it gets here. Although, I am eager to shoot the 45 in heavy metal, I hate leaving 10mm brass on the ground.
I sent checks this time instead of using Credit Card, they have not cashed my check it has been about 8 weeks - any background or opinion on this situation?
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Old 01-10-2013, 11:09   #10
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I sent checks this time instead of using Credit Card, they have not cashed my check it has been about 8 weeks - any background or opinion on this situation?
It would be my opinion that you may have an additional 3 month wait. Perhaps they charge CC customers early-on because the sale/order can be processed immediately and a CC credit easily given if necessary. That wouldn't be the case with personal checks.

Calling Donna right now to check on my Gen4 G20 order of 5 months ago.
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It would be my opinion that you may have an additional 3 month wait. Perhaps they charge CC customers early-on because the sale/order can be processed immediately and a CC credit easily given if necessary. That wouldn't be the case with personal checks.

Calling Donna right now to check on my Gen4 G20 order of 5 months ago.
What do you want a G20 for? 10mm done right is loud and kicks. 10mm downloaded may as well be a G22. Are you going to shoot GSSF with it?
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Old 01-11-2013, 17:03   #12
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...Calling Donna right now to check on my Gen4 G20 order of 5 months ago.
BTW, found out today that Donna retired last month. And she didn't even call and let me know!

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Old 01-07-2013, 09:42   #13
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Just curious on the current lead-time on prize pistols.

I am not complaining, just asking for other members to let me know if they just got their guns and how long they waited.

Thanks
didn't the last time you post here piss everyone off and promted several (or at least one) shooter to give up GSSF and/or shooting altogether?
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didn't the last time you post here piss everyone off and promted several (or at least one) shooter to give up GSSF and/or shooting altogether?
Isn't there a difference between shooting and collecting
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Old 01-10-2013, 11:51   #15
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Just got off the phone with GSSF. Donna's at lunch I suppose, but Mark Ramsey answered and we had a nice chat. However, he told me to send an e-mail (gssf@glock.us) and I'd have an answer by tomorrow. (But don't e-mail for at least 12 weeks after cert submission.)

My G20 order was received by GSSF on 7/24/12. I'm not in that much of a hurry as I'll just have to buy yet another caliber conversion for my 650 when it arrives.
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I'm not in that much of a hurry as I'll just have to buy yet another caliber conversion for my 650 when it arrives.
Yep,,, gonna need a bigger boat,,uh I mean a bigger House!

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Yep,,, gonna need a bigger boat,,uh I mean a bigger House!

Good idea, I think I'll go buy one this weekend (a bigger house, that is)... no, really...
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Old 01-10-2013, 17:58   #18
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I sent my cert for a Gen3 G34 in late September. CC was charged a few business days after they received it and my FFL received the G34 just about 2 weeks after that, so less than 3 weeks wait. I think I lucked out and they happened to have one in-stock at the time. Even my FFL commented that it was the fastest turnaround he'd ever witnessed.
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I've heard of hunting small to medium game with handguns such as the G20...but it seems like a bit of a canon for snake harvesting. Wouldn't your G34 race gun work just fine?...assuming you were the one shooting it, of course.
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I've heard of hunting small to medium game with handguns such as the G20...but it seems like a bit of a canon for snake harvesting. Wouldn't your G34 race gun work just fine?...assuming you were the one shooting it, of course.
Dunno... if I shoot it... of course!

Actually, I was sitting bored in my gun club's board meeting earlier tonight and there was a gun magazine on the table. I thumbed through it and there was an article by Mas about carrying extra ammo for various situations - not just SD. In one instance in the article he related (as I remember) taking 6 shots (with one miss) to dispatch a large snake.

These nonnative pythons can reach 17' long and have thick bodies. They aparently move slowly so I suppose one well-placed head shot would do it - or 6 or 8 shots with misses - kinda like GSSF plates.
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